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Nov 22, 2016, 09:45 ET New industry initiatives to launch at Africa's leading fertilizer conference

Cape Town has been announced as the location for the 8th annual Argus FMB Africa Fertilizer conference, taking place on 15 -17 February 2017,...


Oct 10, 2016, 13:14 ET Argus completes fifth annual benchmark assurance review

Leading global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has completed the fifth external assurance review of its commodity price...


Oct 02, 2016, 00:01 ET Argus enters leading UK business league table

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus Media has been listed in the annual "Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250" for...


Sep 26, 2016, 14:01 ET Mexico Adopts Argus/McCloskey API 2 Price for Coal Imports

Officials building Mexico's energy reform framework for power markets have chosen the API 2 Argus/McCloskey coal index as the basis for fuel-import...


Sep 04, 2016, 19:00 ET US crude exports competitive to Asia-Pacific, new delivered Argus prices show

A drop in global shipping costs and competitive pricing of crude produced in North America is opening the door for US crude exports to reach...


Jul 05, 2016, 09:54 ET Rising spot trade drives first Middle East-India LNG price index

Trade in LNG is increasingly moving to the Middle East after years centred on the major importing countries of northeast Asia. To provide much...


May 25, 2016, 13:21 ET Argus honors Covanta, CSX with prestigious Win-Win Award

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has named Covanta Sustainable Solutions and eastern Class I railroad CSX as the 2016...


May 23, 2016, 09:30 ET Argus welcomes General Atlantic as strategic investor

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to enter a strategic...


Mar 09, 2016, 14:36 ET New Argus WTI Houston crude oil futures trade

 WTI Houston (Argus) financial futures listed on CME Group's NYMEX exchange traded on Tuesday, 8 March, for the first time since the launch of...


Feb 19, 2016, 10:34 ET Argus becomes the source for calculating Russian crude extraction tax

The Russian government has officially adopted price assessments published by commodity price reporting agency Argus as the basis for calculating...


Jan 06, 2016, 10:41 ET Opec adopts Argus prices

The Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) has switched to Argus as its energy price data provider from 1 January 2016. Opec will...


Oct 09, 2015, 04:43 ET Argus extends annual benchmark assurance review to fertilizers and petrochemicals

Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has completed its fourth external assurance review of its energy price benchmarks...


Oct 02, 2015, 15:56 ET Argus lança relatório de inteligência sobre o mercado brasileiro de fertilizantes

A agência internacional Argus, provedora líder de indicadores de preços, inteligência e dados de mercado, acaba de lançar...


Oct 02, 2015, 15:42 ET Argus launches Brazilian fertilizer information service

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has launched Argus FMB Fertilizer Brazil, a weekly report and online service that provides...


Jan 20, 2015, 15:04 ET Argus expands operations to Riga

Energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has opened a new office in the Latvian capital of Riga, as the latest part of its global...


Jan 20, 2015, 10:44 ET Colombia adopts Argus coking coal and freight assessments in volatile market

Colombia's mining regulatory agency ANM has started pricing coking coal for royalty calculations using price assessments published by global...


Jan 20, 2015, 10:42 ET Colombia Adopta índice de Argus para Carbón Metalúrgico y Fletes

 La autoridad reguladora de minería en Colombia, La Agencia Nacional de Minería (ANM), ha empezado a indexar carbón...


Jan 12, 2015, 09:52 ET Argus acquires MetalPrices.com, expands metals coverage

 Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has bought MetalPrices.com, one of the world's largest providers of metals market...


Dec 09, 2014, 16:24 ET País miembro de la Opep adopta índice ASCI™ para exportaciones de crudo

La empresa estatal del Ecuador, PetroEcuador, confirmó que el precio de sus exportaciones de crudo se calcula en base al Argus Sour Crude...


Dec 09, 2014, 14:51 ET Opec member Ecuador adopts ASCI price for crude exports

 Opec member Ecuador's state-owned oil company PetroEcuador has started pricing its crude exports using the Argus Sour Crude Index (ASCITM)...


Nov 18, 2014, 06:17 ET Portugal launches fuel reference prices based on Argus

Portuguese fuel markets authority ENMC (Entidade Nacional para o Mercado dos Combustiveis) has launched a series of national reference prices for...


Oct 28, 2014, 10:20 ET Argus expands conference portfolio to fuel oil, acquires the Energy Conference from Frank Swierz

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus has acquired the Energy Conference from Frank Swierz & Associates. The Miami event,...


Oct 13, 2014, 08:05 ET Argus Extends And Completes Third Review Of Energy Benchmarks Process In Line With IOSCO PRA Requirements

 Global energy and commodity news and price reporting agency Argus has successfully completed an external assurance review of the policies and...


Oct 03, 2014, 00:01 ET Rare earths market at pivotal point ahead of new China policies

The global market for rare earths is approaching a critical juncture as China, the world's largest producer, reshapes its export and production...


Sep 19, 2014, 13:22 ET South Africa's energy minister calls for "paradigm shift" in LPG at Argus conference

South African energy minister Tina Joemat Pettersson told delegates at the first Argus Africa LPG conference in Cape Town this week that the South...